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America's Boating Course for June

Friday, May 5, 2017

Brought to you courtesy of the Louisville Sail and Power Squadron:


America’s Boating Course gives you the knowledge to decide what type and size boat you need, what to do when meeting another boat in a crowded waterway, and how to recognize and handle hazards.  Improve your Boating Skills, learn from the best, take America’s Boating Course today.

Most boat insurance companies will offer discounts on boating insurance to boaters who successfully complete America’s Boating Course.


What’s included?

•    Types of boats and their uses    

•    Boating Laws, both local and national

•    Safety equipment, both required and recommended    

•    Communications

•    Finding your way, and adverse conditions            

•    Trailering, knots and lines and water sports topics

 

Each class is 8 hours in total.  All will be taught as 4 successive 2 hour sessions.  

Cost is $50 for the materials.  Families may share materials. 

 

Schedule:

Saturdays – Tuesdays – June 10, 13, 17, 20 from Sat 9-11 AM, Tue 5:30-7:30 PM   

Louisville Boat Club, 4200 River Road, Louisville KY 40207

 

Two Ways to Register:

1.    Online-  USPS.org > Boating Courses and Seminars > Find a Boating Course Near You

2.    Contact: Kim Fisher at (502) 544-1185

 

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Above, LSPS's Kim Fisher with an ABC graduate

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